What is Rabeprazole–Domperidone used for?
Rabeprazole–Domperidone is an antireflux agent used in the treatment of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) and peptic ulcer. This combination medication provides relief from conditions such as reflux esophagitis, dyspepsia, and so on. This medicine may also be used to treat other conditions as determined by your doctor.
What is the recommended dosage of Rabeprazole–Domperidone?
The dosage of Rabeprazole–Domperidone prescribed to each patient will vary. Always follow your physician’s instructions and/or the directions on the prescription drug label.
Rabeprazole–Domperidone can be taken with or without food.
What if you miss a dose of Rabeprazole–Domperidone?
If your physician has instructed or directed you to take Rabeprazole–Domperidone medication in a regular schedule and you have missed a dose of this medicine, take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, then skip the missed dose and go back to your regular dosing schedule. Do not double the doses unless otherwise directed.
What if you overdose on Rabeprazole–Domperidone?
Any medication taken in excess can have serious consequences. If you suspect an overdose of Rabeprazole–Domperidone, seek medical attention immediately.
What other drugs could interact with Rabeprazole–Domperidone?
It may be noted that drugs other than those listed above may also interact with Rabeprazole–Domperidone.
Usually drug interactions occur when it is taken with another drug or with food. Before you take a medication for a particular ailment, you should inform the health expert about intake of any other medications including non-prescription medications, over-the-counter medicines that may increase the effect of Rabeprazole–Domperidone, and dietary supplements like vitamins, minerals and herbal, so that the doctor can warn you of any possible drug interactions.
Do let your doctor know if you smoke, consume alcohol or caffeinated drinks, or use illegal drugs as these may interfere with the action of your medication. Make sure to inform your doctor of any medical conditions you may have, or any family history of medical problems. Do not start or stop using any medicine without consulting your doctor.
What are the side effects of Rabeprazole–Domperidone?
Like other medicines, Rabeprazole–Domperidone can cause some side effects. If they do occur, the side effects of Rabeprazole–Domperidone are most likely to be minor and temporary. However, some may be serious and may require the individual to inform the doctor or visit the nearest hospital immediately.
It is pertinent to note that side effects of Rabeprazole–Domperidone cannot be anticipated. If any side effects of Rabeprazole–Domperidone develop or change in intensity, the doctor should be informed as soon as possible.
Rabeprazole–Domperidone can cause side effects such as conjunctivitis and allergic reactions. This is not a complete list of all side effects. Do concur with your doctor and follow his directions completely when you are taking Rabeprazole–Domperidone.
What are the questions to ask your doctor before taking Rabeprazole–Domperidone?
Is it possible for me to take Rabeprazole–Domperidone with other drugs?
Should certain beverages, foods and other products be avoided when I take Rabeprazole–Domperidone?
What are the possible drug interactions of Rabeprazole–Domperidone?
How will Rabeprazole–Domperidone work in my body?
How should Rabeprazole–Domperidone be taken?
How to reduce the risk of Rabeprazole–Domperidone drug interactions and side effects?
The health and medical information provided here is intended to supplement and not substitute for the expertise and judgment of your physician, pharmacists or other health care professional. It should not be understood to indicate that the use of Rabeprazole–Domperidone is safe, appropriate or effective for you. Always consult your health care professional before using this, or any other, drug.